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SUSE Update for Multiple Packages

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Release Date:  2008-02-08    Last Update:  2008-02-13    Views:  10,630

Secunia Advisory SA28838

Where:

From remote

Impact:

Security Bypass, Manipulation of data, Privilege escalation, DoS, System access

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

CVE Reference(s):

Description


SUSE has issued an update for multiple packages. This fixes some vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges and cause a DoS (Denial of Service), by malicious users to manipulate data, gain escalated privileges, and cause a DoS, and by malicious people to manipulate data, bypass certain security restrictions, cause a DoS, and potentially compromise a vulnerable system.

For more information:
SA25188
SA25301
SA26837
SA27568
SA27670
SA27880
SA28063
SA28532
SA28640
SA28746

This also updates the Sun Java packages, fixes a problem in the command line handling of xemacs, and some vulnerabilities in NX.


Solution:
Apply updated packages via YaST Online Update or the SUSE FTP server.

Original Advisory:
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-02/msg00003.html

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

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